Pradaxa and Haemorrhoids - from FDA reports
Haemorrhoids is found among people who take Pradaxa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 51,291 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA. Among them, 218 have Haemorrhoids. Find out below who they are, when they have Haemorrhoids and more.
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Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 51,952 users)
Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, acne, osteopenia (latest reports from 16,550 Haemorrhoids patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
51,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 218 people (0.43%) have Haemorrhoids
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Haemorrhoids *:
- < 1 month: 44.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.92 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 58.17 %
- male: 41.83 %
Age of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.59 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 1.76 %
- 50-59: 5.88 %
- 60+: 91.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (157 people, 72.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (43 people, 19.72%)
- Stroke (16 people, 7.34%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 6.88%)
- Arrhythmias (13 people, 5.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (21 people, 9.63%)
- Lasix (19 people, 8.72%)
- Synthroid (16 people, 7.34%)
- Xanax (14 people, 6.42%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 6.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rectal Haemorrhage (60 people, 27.52%)
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (35 people, 16.06%)
- Haemorrhoidal Haemorrhage (32 people, 14.68%)
- Diarrhea (23 people, 10.55%)
- Diverticulum (21 people, 9.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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